Founded in 1927, Capitol Technology University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Laurel (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Maryland. Officially accredited/recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Capitol Technology University (CTU) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Capitol Technology University (CTU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 89 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CTU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.